Building Codes

The following is a list of applicable codes that regulate construction within the Village of Schaumburg. For your information, these codes will be changing on May 1, 2018, to the 2015 International Building Codes. and will be listed on this page.

Building Codes:

  • 2012 International Residential Code
  • Appendix G - Swimming Pools, Spas and Hot Tubs
  • 2012 International Building Code (All other construction)
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
  • Current State of Illinois Adopted International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2012 International Existing Building Code
  • Village of Schaumburg Title 15, Chapter 153, Building Code

Mechanical:

  • 2012 International Mechanical Code

Plumbing:

  • 2012 International Plumbing Code
  • State of Illinois Plumbing Code (2/04)

Electrical:

Fire Prevention:

  • 2012 International Fire Code
  • Appendix D - Fire Apparatus Access Roads
  • Appendix E - Hazard Categories
  • Appendix F - Hazard Ranking
  • Appendix G - Cryogenic Fluids--Weight and Volume Equivalents
  • NFPA National Fire Codes, Current Edition
  • Village of Schaumburg Fire Provisions Chapter 157

Handicap:

  • Illinois Accessibility Code - 71 Ill. Adm. Code (4/24/97)

Elevators/Escalators:

  • ANSI A17.1 Current Edition

Additional Codes: